Quality Engineer, Sr.

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East Hartford, CT

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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11 - 15 years

Posted 18 days ago

  by    Matty Meyerberg

Currently looking for a Sr. Quality Engineer to fill an opening with a company located in East Hartford, CT. Interested candidates must hold a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and have 10-15 years of experience and possesses advanced knowledge of aerospace requirements and knowledge of flight safety hardware requirements.

Job Summary:

Utilize engineering talents to support new product, reduce cost, eliminate waste, and minimize opportunities for defects. Assist Quality Manager by supporting the Quality Management System and managing the DQR process required by external suppliers. This position is the Primary DQR and provides direction to Quality Engineers as needed.

Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer, Sr.:

· Assist and approve other part work instructions created by others

· Assist conducting conformance audits and approval of Internal procedures, External suppliers, Product compliance to customer requirements

· Work as a primary DQR and/or PWA MCL representative

· Host customer representatives for the purpose of product release source inspection

· Participate in the investigation of product and process failures that impact customer product.

· Work with the customer in an ethical manner that helps resolve these failures

· Generate balloon prints, inspection plans, and AS9102 forms used by others

· Support Quality Engineers by participating and providing documentation of root cause analysis, and corrective action processes

· Represent during audits of Quality System, procedures, product and process

· Conduct training of personnel in conjunction with corrective action resulting from internal or external auditor findings

· Support the QA Manager as needed in the review and development of Quality Programs

· Assist Engineering in developing the most economical means to manufacture and appraise the product

· Monitor and access effectiveness of the quality plan in assuring a product that satisfies our customer's needs

· Review customer and regulatory requirements and determine and create appropriate Quality System Procedures

· Review and participate in internal audits

· Review and participate in Corrective and Preventative Actions

· Preparation of documents for management review

· Resolve specification, Quality Systems, and GDT issues

· Review and approval of manufacturing practices and work instructions

· Obtain customer waivers/variations as required

· Provides company input for customer and/or government specifications and drawings

· Coordinate customer quality visitation and survey reviews and report results

· Provide technical guidance working with sales, engineering, and manufacturing

· Establishing and maintaining records of approvals, quality ratings

· Review drawings, and aid in identification of areas of difficulty or added costs

· Contributes to continuous improvement and supports 5S initiatives

· Generates suggestions for improving work; develops innovative approaches and ideas

· Activities as needed/assigned by management

Requirements of the Quality Engineer, Sr.:

· Bachelordegree in Engineering required or equivalent years experience

· Possesses advanced knowledge of aerospace requirements and knowledge of flight safety hardware requirements

· Demonstrates ability to work withwindows based software, read and understand blueprints, communicate effectively in written and verbal formats, read and comprehend purchase order and specification requirements, use and understanding of precision measuring tools, work with little direction or supervision, method of time and project management, skills in problem solving techniques

· Experience in a team work environment with quality concepts of TQM and SPC

· Ability to handle multiple projects at the same time, system of organization and task management

· Experience as a Designated Quality Representative with multiple OEM's

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